Saturday, January 21, 2017

The States in the USA



Recently I found a small rug that had a US map on it.  I brought it to school and was amazed how many Middle School kids did not know the geographic locations of the states. So I handed them a blank US map to fill in and we went from there,  Discussion was awesome and hopefully they learned a lot.  We used the rug as the "answer key". Now on to the capitals?  Well maybe we will wait a bit.  Here are some ideas . . .

http://www.educationworld.com/a_lesson/lesson/lesson278.shtml

Sunday, November 20, 2016

Character.org

Check out this website for MANY ideas, links, schools of character and other related topics and ideas . . . http://character.org/


Saturday, October 29, 2016

Saturday, October 15, 2016

Monday, October 3, 2016

10 Ways to be a Great Student

Would be interesting for students to rank these in order of importance to them, ease, etc.